SCULPTURE


WINTER Session

Note: Spring Session is located below. Please add each session's classes separately to your cart if registering for classes in more than one session.

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C82920 Stone Carving Beginning/Intermediate
Susan Lyman
Skill level: ALL

Discover the magic of stone carving. Starting with hand tools and working small in limestone, beginning students will be introduced to the carving process including basic 3-D design concepts. Intermediate students will hone their understanding of the reductive process and sculptural design and be introduced to power and pneumatic tools. First-time students are provided with a limestone block to carve and all necessary tools. Intermediate students may want to discuss their project with the instructor before purchasing materials. You'll be surprised by the imagery you'll unlock within the stone.

Enrollment limited to 18; ages 16 and up
Classes scheduled every week on Tuesday starting 1/7/2020 and ending 2/18/2020 at 12:30PM
 
Attendees: 1 $ 267.00 ea.
Attendees: 1 $ 295.00 ea.

C85920 Metalsmithing: Hollow Form Utensils [NEW!]
Danny Saathoff
Skill level: ALL

Make beautiful, functional kitchen tools and objects mostly of metal. Through demonstrations and hands-on practice, you will learn how to raise sheet metal to make hollow forms, saw, texture, file, finish and polish metal, as well as how to fabricate and rivet wood or stone for handles. Soldering will be included in the construction, however the majority will be completed using cold connections. Skills learned can also be applied to jewelry making.
NOTE: New start date of 1/9 (Add'l class TBD, tentatively 1/20)

Enrollment limited to 10; ages 16 and up
Irregular classes scheduled starting 1/9/2020 and ending 2/20/2020 at 9:30AM
 
Attendees: 1 $ 273.00 ea.
Attendees: 1 $ 300.00 ea.

I wish to give an additional contribution of:  $

SPRING Classes

Registration opens at NOON on Monday, January 13.

NOTE: Spring I classes start with "D"   Spring II classes start with "E"

Please add each session's classes separately to your cart if registering for classes in more than one session.

 

Please choose your registration(s)

Step 1:
Prices
Step 2:
Register
Step 3:
Finish
Quantity and Pricing
D82920 Stone Carving Beginning/Intermediate
Susan Lyman
Skill level: ALL

Discover the magic of stone carving. Starting with hand tools and working small in limestone, beginning students will be introduced to the carving process including basic 3-D design concepts. Intermediate students will hone their understanding of the reductive process and sculptural design and be introduced to power and pneumatic tools. First-time students are provided with a limestone block to carve and all necessary tools. Intermediate students may want to discuss their project with the instructor before purchasing materials. You'll be surprised by the imagery you'll unlock within the stone.

Enrollment limited to 18; ages 16 and up
Classes scheduled every week on Tuesday starting 2/25/2020 and ending 4/14/2020 at 12:30PM
 
Attendees: 1 $ 303.00 ea.
Attendees: 1 $ 335.00 ea.

D15120 Stone Carving Adventure
Frank Picos
Skill level: ALL

In this multigenerational class, learn the techniques of a stone sculptor by carving, filing and sanding limestone blocks into artistic images. Projects may include freestanding sculptures, candleholders or bookends. These art pieces will last a lifetime. Must wear closed-toe shoes to class. Instructor is available following class for open studio time or questions. Please note that arrival time to class is flexible.

Enrollment limited to 10; ages 10 to adult
Classes scheduled every week on Tuesday starting 2/25/2020 and ending 3/24/2020 at 4:30PM
 
Attendees: 1 $ 132.00 ea.
Attendees: 1 $ 145.00 ea.

E82920 Stone Carving Beginning/Intermediate
Susan Lyman
Skill level: ALL

Discover the magic of stone carving. Starting with hand tools and working small in limestone, beginning students will be introduced to the carving process including basic 3-D design concepts. Intermediate students will hone their understanding of the reductive process and sculptural design and be introduced to power and pneumatic tools. First-time students are provided with a limestone block to carve and all necessary tools. Intermediate students may want to discuss their project with the instructor before purchasing materials. You'll be surprised by the imagery you'll unlock within the stone.

Enrollment limited to 18; ages 16 and up
Classes scheduled every week on Tuesday starting 4/21/2020 and ending 6/9/2020 at 12:30PM
 
Attendees: 1 $ 303.00 ea.
Attendees: 1 $ 335.00 ea.

I wish to give an additional contribution of:  $

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2240 North Shore Drive
Wayzata, MN 55391

 

952.473.7361, x. 160

Hours
Monday          9 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Tuesday         9 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
Wednesday    9 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Thursday        9 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
Friday             9 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Saturday        9 a.m. - 4 p.m.
(mid-June through August, 9 a.m. - 1 p.m.)
Sunday          closed


The building is closed for Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve through New Year's Day*, Memorial Day and the last week in August through Labor Day.* There is no open studio when the building is closed. 

 

* Phone lines will be open Monday-Friday, excluding holidays, 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. to take class registrations.  

 

This activity is made possible by the voters of Minnesota through a Minnesota State Arts Board Operating Support grant, thanks to a legislative appropriation from the arts and cultural heritage fund.

   
The Minnetonka Center for the Arts is accessible to students with disabilities. If you require special assistance, please notify the Art  Center Registrar at 952.473.7361, ext. 160, and/or the Minnesota  Relay Service (for the hearing impaired) at 800.627.3529 at least two weeks in advance. We will be happy to accommodate your needs.


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